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28 12, 2018

How to Remove Paint from Wood


If you have an older home with quality cabinets and heavy wood doors, you probably inherited decades of paint. Most times, people paint over existing paint for a touch-up or to change the color, but at some point, the layers of paint become so heavy that you need to strip the paint and start fresh. You may also be curious what type of wood is under all that paint. If your interior doors and cabinets were made 40+ years ago, you may be surprised to find quality hardwoods under the paint that you could showcase with a light stain. In either of these scenarios, you need to remove the paint from the wood. Removing paint from wood can be messy

How to Remove Paint from Wood2020-10-03T18:16:49+00:00
18 11, 2018

Painting Cabinets: What it Can Do For Your Home


Kitchen remodels are no joke. You don’t have to do a complete remodel of your kitchen to update it to a brighter, more modern, more inspiring look. Cabinet painting is an often overlooked alternative that can update your home and improve your life. Painting your cabinets is a cost-effective way to transform your kitchen on a budget you can afford. Select Painting can help you take your kitchen from drab to dynamic with a cabinet painting upgrade. Let’s learn more about cabinet painting and why it might be right for you. Give Your Kitchen a New Look Painted cabinets are in fashion now. Many kitchens and bathrooms are designed with fun colors beyond the typical natural wood tones, black, or

Painting Cabinets: What it Can Do For Your Home2020-10-03T18:26:42+00:00
9 11, 2018

Tips For Choosing Paint Colors For Your Home


Oh but ain't that America, for you and me Ain't that America, we're something to see baby Ain't that America, home of the free, yeah Little pink houses for you and me, oh for you and me                                                                  ~ John Mellencamp, Lyrics to Little Pink Houses   Unless you are John Mellencamp and want a little pink house, selecting the right color for your home is essential. Everyone wants the colors they choose for their home to complement the style of the house itself, but also reflect their individual personality. Creating an inviting atmosphere through color can be an overwhelming process. But have no fear! We can help you out! Our team at Select Painting can help you make the right color

Tips For Choosing Paint Colors For Your Home2020-10-03T18:49:54+00:00
2 11, 2018

5 Reasons Why Interior Painting in Winter is a Great Idea


Here at Select Painting, we hear many reasons from our clients about why they want to paint or repaint the interiors of their homes. Everything from “we just moved in” to “I need a fresh coat”, or perhaps “looking to change it up with a splash of color”. You may be sitting in your kitchen one day and feel the need to freshen things up. As you walk down the hall, you might notice scuff marks on the walls. Whatever the reason for painting, you may also be asking when is the right time to have the work done. When to Repaint and How Often According to USA Today, most rooms in the house need to be repainted every five

5 Reasons Why Interior Painting in Winter is a Great Idea2020-10-03T18:52:02+00:00
12 06, 2018

You’ve Decided to Book with Us, Now What?


First we want to say THANK YOU! We value each of our customers as you are the reason we are able to do what we do -- painting houses and transforming lives. Thank you for hiring us. Thank you for trusting us with your home! Our goal for our customers is to provide an excellent service that leaves a lasting impression. We will strive to do this in whatever way we can. Through our entire hiring process, we are thorough in hiring people you can trust on your property. I hope this blog helps give clarity to our process and who will be working for you. So you've decided to book with us! You received an estimate with an agreed

You’ve Decided to Book with Us, Now What?2020-10-03T18:57:39+00:00
16 01, 2018

Where to Begin When Updating Your Home


You know that your home doesn't look or feel the way you want it to. You might be wanting to make a change, but don't know where to begin. Updating your home's interior can be a tough to know where to start, but can be very rewarding! Your home is where you feel the most comfortable, spend the most time with loved ones, and where you build your life. It's important that you love the space you are living in! Through this blog, I'd like to help you decide which rooms are worth making a transformation to, and what the first steps are to do so! Decide Which Room Is Most Important to Update First Knowing which rooms are most

Where to Begin When Updating Your Home2020-10-03T19:05:26+00:00
4 01, 2017

10 Tips to Improve Your Exterior Painting Projects


Plan ahead and watch weather patterns. It is important to watch current weather patterns and understand what is forecasted. Ideal conditions are dry and not over humid. Paint needs time to dry and will not adhere to surfaces that are not dry. Watch the weather each morning to make your determination if it is safe to paint that day! You get what you pay for. We firmly believe this when it comes to the contractor and the type of paint used. Paint technology has advanced drastically with latex based products and will yield great results if you use the paint we recommend in our estimates. Do not skimp on the quality of paint that you decide to put on your

10 Tips to Improve Your Exterior Painting Projects2020-10-03T19:07:44+00:00
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